Huckleberry Cake

Sugar, 1 cupful;

molasses, 1 cupful;

milk, 1 cupful;

butter, ½ cupful;

cream-tartar, 1½ teaspoonfuls;

Baking soda, 1 teaspoonful;


Huckleberries, 1 pt.;


Cinnamon, and Cloves.

Beat together one cup of sugar, one of molasses, one of milk, half a cup of butter, one teaspoonful and a half of cream-tartar, one teaspoonful of soda dissolved in a little warm water; stir in enough flour to make a soft sponge, and then add one pint of huckleberries, washed and dredged; season to taste with allspice, cinnamon, and cloves.

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